Oct 27

Guide Matt Wade will be giving a free Avalanche Awareness Clinic at the REI in Grand Junction next Thursday evening (11/3). Participants will learn about avalanche terrain recognition in the backcountry, avalanche types and characteristics, and they will learn how to identify clues to avalanche danger. There will also be an introduction to avalanche rescue using a beacon, shovel, and probe.   Clicking on the image below will direct you to the REI page where you can sign up.  Tune up your avalanche awareness skills with this FREE clinic!

Free Avalanche Awareness Clinic at the REI in Grand Junction on Thursday, November 3rd.

Oct 20

We had three great trips in Red Rocks last week that were filled with classic climbing, great desert weather, and lots of smiles.  Following is a short compilation of words and photos that describe the three programs led by guide Matt Wade.  Consider joining us for a trip in 2012! Call or email for dates.

The week began with two days of climbing with Larry from Michigan. Matt and Larry started by warming up on single pitch routes in Willow Springs, including the classic Spiderline (5.7).

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